|1946 Mercury Summer Theatre (part 1)|
Welles and the Mercury revisit some favorite broadcasts from the 1930s and offer some new stories as well. Mercury Summer Theatre (CBS) director: Orson Welles music: Bernard Herrmann episodes: Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne, music by Cole Porter The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexander Dumas The Hitchhiker by Lucille Fletcher Jane Eyre by Emily Bronte A Passenger to Bali by Ellis St. Joseph The Search for Henri Le Fevre by Lucille Fletcher Life with Adam by Hugh Kemp The Moat Farm Murd...
Keywords: Orson Welles; Mercury Theatre; OTR
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|1941 Orson Welles Show (Lady Esther)|
Welles' first almanac/variety radio show, featuring members of his Mercury Theatre with Jiminy Cricket as the voice of Orson's conscience.
Keywords: Orson Welles Mercury Theatre OTR
|1946 Mercury Summer Theatre (part 2)|
Welles and the Mercury revisit some favorite broadcasts from the 1930s and offer some new stories as well. Mercury Summer Theatre (CBS) director: Orson Welles music: Bernard Herrmann episodes: Abednego the Slave by Orson Welles and John Tucker Battle I'm a Fool by Sherwood Anderson/The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allen Poe Moby Dick by Herman Melville The Apple Tree by John Galsworthy King Lear by William Shakespeare part 1 is here: http://www.archive.org/details/1946MercurySummerTheatre
Keywords: Orson Welles; Mercury Theatre; OTR
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|lachsalven - mercury theatre of the air|
first ep of mercury theatre of the air.
Keywords: mercury theatre of the air; experimental; vzusdw
|War Of The Worlds 1938 Radio Broadcast with Orson Welles - Mercury Theatre - Orson Welles - CBS|
In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of this radio broadcast and Halloween, I present this vinyl rip I've made of the War of the Worlds, as done in 1938 by Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre.I have included two versions here at multiple bitrates and filetypes.On one, the only editing I've done is to attach the two sides of the record. On the cleaned version, I did a minor amount of EQ and ran it through some mild cleaning processes anyone can do to remove some pops and things...
Keywords: H.G. Wells; Orson Welles; 1930s; Old Time Radio; Halloween; Mercury Theatre
|The War of the Worlds Original Broadcast - sgl|
First Broadcast 73 year ago on October 30, 1938 by The Mercury Theatre on the Air When first broadcast, some listeners heard only a portion of the broadcast, and took it to be an actual news reports. Newspapers reported that panic ensued, people fleeing the area, others thinking they could smell poisonous gas or could see flashes of lightning in the distance. Source: The War of the Worlds (October 30, 1938) Music includes Don't You Ever Let Nobody Drag Yo's Spirit Down - Linda Tillery & the Cult...
Keywords: Great Speeches and Interviews; The Mercury Theatre on the Air; The War of the Worlds; science fiction
|Mercury Theatre On The Air 38 10 30 War Of The Worlds|
Orson Welles' Mercury Theatre broadcast of H. G. Welles' War of the Worlds, in which an invading army of Creatures from the planet Mars devastates the Earth with its terrible destructive machines.
Keywords: Mercury Theatre On The Air; H. G. Welles; War of the Worlds; Orson Welles; Sci-fi; Drama; Old Time Radio; OTR
|The War Of The Worlds H G Wells - The Mercury Theatre on the Air|
The War of the Worlds is an episode of the American radio drama anthology series The Mercury Theatre on the Air. It was performed as a Halloween episode of the series on October 30, 1938, and aired over the Columbia Broadcasting System radio network. Directed and narrated by actor and future filmmaker Orson Welles, the episode was an adaptation of H. G. Wells's novel The War of the Worlds (1898).The first two thirds of the 60-minute broadcast were presented as a series of simulated ...
Keywords: Radio Drama; The Mercury Theatre on the Air; Columbia Broadcasting System; Orson Welles; H. G. Wells; The War of the Worlds; Old Time Radio; Shows; OTR
|Sadayatana 088: Bizarre And Flawed - John Tocher|
I used to think I was the strangest person in the world but then I thought there are so many people in the world, there must be someone just like me who feels bizarre and flawed in the same ways I do. I would imagine her, and imagine that she must be out there thinking of me too. Well, I hope that if you are out there and read this and know that, yes, it's true I'm here, and I'm just as strange as you...
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